A 70-year-old man, third fatality of the Nile virus

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He had been admitted for several days in the ICU of the Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville.
A 70-year-old man who was admitted to the ICU of the Virgen del Rocío Hospital in Seville is the third death from the Nile virus , whose affected people have dropped to 33, as reported by the Andalusian Ministry of Health this Friday.

This department has reported that the number of positive samples for Nile fever has dropped to 33 this Thursday , which is four cases less than yesterday, and that the number of hospitalized patients has also increased to 14 , which was 17 on Thursday. : six of them are kept in the ICU.

The cases detected fall to 33 and those hospitalized fall to 14

So far, three people have died in Seville from the virus, since previously the death of an 85-year-old woman and a 77-year-old man was registered.

This outbreak of the Nile virus is the largest that has been recorded in Andalusia, which is attributed to the 30% increase in mosquitoes in the wetlands of the Doñana National Park and the Guadalquivir River near La Puebla and Coria del Rio, the Sevillian populations in which it has been detected.

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